Unequal sisters : a multicultural reader in U.S. women's history /

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Other Authors: Ruíz, Vicki.
DuBois, Ellen Carol, 1947-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Routledge, 2000.
Edition:3rd ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Beyond the search for sisterhood : American women's history in the 1990s / Nancy A. Hewitt
  • 2. "This evil extends especially to the feminine sex" : captivity and identity in New Mexico, 1700-1846 / James F. Brooks
  • 3. Distress and discord in Virginia slave families, 1830-1860 / Brenda Stevenson
  • 4. Gender, race, and culture : Spanish Mexican women in the historiography of frontier California / Antonia I. Castañeda
  • 5. To earn her daily bread : housework and antebellum working-class subsistence / Jeanne Boydston
  • 6. Cherokee women and the trail of tears / Theda Perdue
  • 7. "Domestic" life in the diggings : the Southern mines in the California gold rush / Susan Lee Johnson
  • 8. To catch the vision of freedom : reconstructing Southern Black women's political history, 1865-1880 / Elsa Barkley Brown
  • 9. Deference and defiance : labor politics and the meanings of masculinity in the mid-nineteenth-century New England textile industry / Mary H. Blewett
  • 10. Miscegenation law, court cases, and ideologies of "race" in twentieth-century America / Peggy Pascoe
  • 11. "Too dark to be angels" : the class system among the Cherokees at the female seminary / Devon A. Mihesuah
  • 12. Going for the jugular of Hindu patriarchy : American women fund-raisers for Ramabai / Kumari Jayawardena
  • 13. Ilse women and the early Korean American community : redefining the origins of feminist empowerment / Alice Yang Murray
  • 14. Black and white visions of welfare : women's welfare activism, 1890-1945 / Linda Gordon
  • 15. Partisan women in the Progressive Era : the struggle for inclusion in American political parties / Melanie Gustafson
  • 16. Unbound feet : Chinese women in the public sphere / Judy Yung
  • 17. The emergence of feminism in Puerto Rico, 1870-1930 / Yamila Azize-Vargas
  • 18. Woman suffrage around the world : three phases of suffragist internationalism / Ellen Carol DuBois
  • 19. In politics to stay : Black women leaders and party politics in the 1920s / Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham
  • 20. Sexual geography and gender economy : the furnished-room districts of Chicago,1890-1930 / Joanne Meyerowitz
  • 21. Making faces : the cosmetics industry and the cultural construction of gender , 1890-1930 / Kathy Peiss
  • 22. "Star struck" : acculturation, adolescence, and Mexican American women, 1920-1950 / Vicki L. Ruiz
  • 23. Crossed boundaries in interracial Chicago : Pilipino American families since 1925 / Barbara M. Posadas
  • 24. "We are that mythical thing called the public" : militant housewives during the Great Depression / Annelise Orleck
  • 25. Raiz Fuerte : oral history and Mexicana farmworkers / Devra Anne Weber
  • 26. Breaking the silence : putting Latina lesbian history at the center / Yolanda Chávez Leyva
  • 27. "But we would never talk about it" : the structures of lesbian discretion in South Dakota, 1928-1933 / Elizabeth Lapovsky Kennedy
  • 28. Open secrets : memory, imagination, and the refashioning of Southern identity / Jacquelyn Dowd Hall
  • 29. From servitude to service work : historical continuities in the racial division of paid reproductive labor / Evelyn Nakano Glenn
  • 30. Telling performances : jazz history remembered and remade by the women in the band / Sherie Tucker
  • 31. Japanese American women during World War II / Valerie Matsumoto
  • 32. Rethinking Betty Friedan the The feminine mystique : labor union radicalism and feminism in Cold War America / Daniel Horowitz
  • 33. Between culture and politics : the Emma Lazarus Federation of Jewish Women's Clubs and the promulgation of women's history, 1944-1989 / Joyce Antler
  • 34. "More than a lady" : Ruby Doris Smith Robinson and Black women's leadership in the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee / Cynthia Griggs Fleming
  • 35. To become an American woman : education and sex role socialization of the Vietnamese immigrant woman / Gail Paradise Kelly
  • 36. Changing women : the crosscurrents of American Indian feminine identity / Rebecca Tsosie
  • 37. Community, patriarchy, and individualism : the politics of Chicano history and the dream of equality / Ramón A. Gutiérrez
  • 38. Dependency and choice : the two faces of Eve / Rickie Solinger
  • 39. Teaching the differences among women from a historical perspective : rethinking race and gender as social categories / Tessie Liu
  • Selected bibliographies
  • African American women / compiled by Daina L. Ramey
  • Asian American women / compiled by Alice Y. Hom
  • Latinas / compiled by Mary Ann Villarreal
  • Native American women / compiled by Annette L. Reed.